Jungle Island Transforms into Winter Wonder Island with Snow, Spectacular Shows and Sparkling Holiday Lights & Displays

Thu Nov 21, 2013 11:26am EST

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Jungle Island Transforms into Winter Wonder Island with Snow, Spectacular Shows and Sparkling Holiday Lights & Displays

Experience a winter in Miami like never before beginning November 29th

Jungle Island is proud to announce a special event that’s arriving just in time for the holiday season, Winter Wonder Island. For 38 nights, Jungle Island will transform into South Florida’s only winter playground.

Guests can play in the snow, build a snowman and slide down the snow slopes on our private beach, La Playa. They can wander through thousands of sparkling holiday lights and displays, see an original show starring our world famous feathered and furry friends and savor the sweet treats of the holiday season. Guests will be delighted with scenes from their favorite holiday movies, get up-close-and-personal in our interactive petting zoo and be amazed by a spectacular Northern Lights Laser Show.

With over 50 tons of snow every day and a wide variety of activities for the entire family, Winter Wonder Island is the perfect event to create special memories and start a new family tradition that will be part of the holiday season for years to come.

“We are excited to give new and returning park guests a unique holiday experience,” said Eddie Maza, director of sales and marketing for Jungle Island. “With everything from snow to Santa Claus, Winter Wonder Island is sure to be a hit this holiday.”

Winter Wonder Island runs from November 29, 2013 through January 5, 2014. Monday – Thursday from 6pm – 10pm and Friday – Sunday from 6pm – 11pm. For activity and special show times, please visit our web site jungleisland.com/holidays.

About Jungle Island: Jungle Island is located in the heart of the city, between downtown and South Beach. Building upon the rich tradition Parrot Jungle began in 1936, today’s Jungle Island is home to the world's rarest and most incredible animals. Guests participate in hands-on interactions with fascinating animals, marvel at the engaging animal shows and presentations, and are amazed by the park's breathtaking landscapes and vistas. Guests can also go behind the scenes on Jungle Island with an exclusive VIP Safari Tour. With its Treetop Ballroom, Jungle Island is also South Florida's most popular choice to host events of any size. From extravagant galas to intimate ceremonies and everything in between, Jungle Island's specialists seamlessly execute any event, regardless of scope. Whether enjoying the excitement of the theme park, or attending an extraordinary event, guests’ experience on Jungle Island will certainly be unforgettable. For additional information, please visit www.jungleisland.com.

Jungle Island
Ashley Serrate, 305-400-7215
Email: aserrate@jungleisland.com